HSBC is now partnering with VFS, the world’s largest outsourcing and technology services specialist. In alignment with our own commitment to build long-term relationships with our customers and offer products and services that help them reach their goals and aspirations, VFS works hard to make the travel visa process easier for their customers. Working with governments and diplomatic missions across the globe, the company operates 3,093 application centres in 147 countries and regions across 5 continents. Since its inception in 2001, it has successfully processed more than 203 million applications, with more than 84 million biometrics enrollments since 2007. We at HSBC are excited about this partnership, as it will help us improve the experience of our customers who travel and study abroad.
Join HSBC Premier and enjoy exclusive privileges
For your travels abroad
- Cash withdrawal with zero charges, worldwideWithdraw cash with your HSBC Premier Debit Card at any HSBC ATM around the world, with zero service charges.
- We’ll replace any lost credit cards within 24 hours, and get you emergency cash of up to USD2,000 if you need it, at any of our branches worldwide.
- Enjoy exciting credit card offersYou'll get discounts for overseas car rentals, entertainment, shopping, dining and other privileges with your HSBC Premier Credit Card (Chinese only). Enjoy perks like business class discounts, airport/high-speed rail VIP lounge services and high-end accommodation, which are available for HSBC Premier Travel Credit Card (Chinese only) holders.
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How to apply for HSBC Premier
Call us (only for customers new to HSBC)
Dial mainland China's +86 country code if you're calling from abroad
1Customers who meet the HSBC Premier criteria refer to account holders who either have a total relationship balance of at least RMB500,000 (or equivalent) in the prior month across all accounts under the same customer number in mainland China; or an average total relationship balance of at least RMB500,000 (or equivalent) in the prior month across accounts of family members who are part of Premier Family. Please refer to the Tariff of Accounts and Services for Personal Customers section on our website for more details.
We'll help you embrace life to the fullest
Global support networkGet the support you need from HSBC when you travel, study or move abroad. Our extensive global network covers over 60 countries and territories, including the UK, US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Hong Kong SAR.
Take your Premier status with you, wherever you goWe're committed to providing you dedicated support no matter where in the world you may be. Your Premier status doesn’t end when you cross geographical borders. You can stay Premier and keep enjoying preferential treatment and security, no matter where you bank with us.